Plaça de les Cascades

Barcelona, Spain

Got a roundtrip on Air Canada from DFW to Barcelona for $412, couldn’t pass it up for the week of Thanksgiving! Went to Barcelona and then branched off, spending 2 days/1 night in Rome and then flying in the evening and spending about 24 hours in Lisbon, Portugal. Was nice to visit Barcelona again as […]

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Ponte 25 de Abril

Lisbon, Portugal

Stayed 1 night in Lisbon, but got in later in the evening the first day. Had a great dinner at Galeto, a great late night place for food. The people were incredibly friendly in Lisbon and the city was a lot better than I was expecting. Would love to visit Portugal more in the future!

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The Colosseum

Rome, Italy

Part of my trip to Europe in November 2016 included a 1 night-2day stay in Rome. I stayed at the Hilton Rome Airport, which was probably the best hotel in terms of service I’ve ever stayed at. Highly recommended! Visited the main sights of Rome including the Colosseum and the Vatican. Managed to get pick-pocketed […]

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Whale Breach

Washington’s Olympic Peninsula

I took a quick weekend trip after scoring a $175 roundtrip on Delta from OKC-SEA to the Olympic peninsula. Olympic National Park is nothing short of amazing, and I really could have spent more days or even weeks there easily. The highlight was a whale watching tour with Island Adventures in Port Angeles. I spent […]

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Sunset at Newport Beach

Southern California

Trip with my mom, sister and brother in law to San Diego/Southern California. It was my mom and brother in laws first trip to California, and was the first time my sister had been in 15+ years. After landing in San Diego, we headed to Richard Walkers Pancake House which provided one delicious breakfast. Then […]

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